Detroit Lions: Now That Push Has Come To Shove…

September 2, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

No champion ever wants a win to come down to injuries that the other team suffers. Good teams always want to beat the very best that the other team has to offer.
It's a bragging rights thing. It's about pride and all of the hard work and preparation that goes into winning an NFL matchup every week.
But no team in the NFL will ever turn down a win during any week because the other team didn't have enough qualified personnel to put on the field at the end of the day to triumph.
Each week, the game is won by the best 45 active game-day players who suit up.
Truth be told, this season, the Detroit Lions have a better than average chance to beat the Packers and Vikings early this season because of injuries.
It is what it is.
During some seasons, the injury factor works against you. Sometimes it works for you.
The Lions are certainly far from unscathed by injuries heading into the 2010 regular season, but they seem not to be harmed to the extent that Green B...

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